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US stock market ends higher as earnings pour in
Continue reading below. Wall Street was off in observance of Good Friday. Stocks were mostly higher last week as upbeat earnings news from several big US companies encouraged investors.
Stocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday  The Seattle Times
The Bulls Aren't Pinned  Investing Daily
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Strike at Nike, Adidas China supplier halts output
TOKYO - Striking workers at a shoe factory in China halted production for a fifth day in a dispute over company contributions to employees' social security and housing funds.
Yue Yuen raises welfare contributions for striking workers in Gaobu  WantChinaTimes
Bloomberg briefing  SFGate
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County's jobless rate lowest in more than 5 years
AUSTIN - Washington County's jobless rate dropped to its lowest level in more than five years during March, figures from the Texas Workforce Commission show.
Texas job growth slows in March  Dallas Morning News
NB-area jobless rates fall  Herald Zeitung
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'Bumpy' California Enrollment Period Ends With Over 3 Million Health Care Sign ...
California health officials say the open enrollment period for insurance has been 'bumpy' but it has ended with more than 3 million people signed up for coverage.
Obamacare enrollment nears 1.4 million in California exchange  Los Angeles Times
Covered California approves $89M in additional spending  Sacramento Business Journal
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Home price growth in China moderates
(MENAFN) Home price growth in China"s major cities was at a slower pace last month as fewer cities reported price increases from February, Xinhua reported.
China home price inflation cools to 8-month low in March  Financial Express
China March New Home Price Increases Ease on Tighter Credit  Bloomberg
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What is Alibaba really worth?
In weeks or perhaps days, investors will have an answer to the most popular guessing game in the world's markets right now: just what is Alibaba really worth and on what basis are those numbers calculated?
Alibaba to Launch Telecom Services in China  Chinatopix
Here Are The Weirdest Things You Can Buy On Alibaba's English Site  Business Insider
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Iran says nuclear dispute with the West 'virtually resolved'
TEHRAN - Iran has "virtually resolved" its dispute with world powers over a planned nuclear plant that could produce weapon material, the chairman of Iran's nuclear agency told a state news agency.
Iran says Arak N-reactor row all but resolved  The News International
Iran Says it Has Diluted Highly Enriched Uranium  Voice of America
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Automakers unveil China-focused models in Beijing
BEIJING - Ford Motor Co. on Sunday unveiled a new Escort sedan designed in China for global sale at a Beijing auto show that highlighted the growing influence of Chinese tastes on the industry.
China car show opens with fanfare  Sky News Australia
How China's One-Child Policy Can Boost Auto Makers  Wall Street Journal
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Wal-Mart To Provide Domestic Money-Transfer Services
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is shaking up the money-transfer business by launching its own. By Bob Cramer. Published: April 18, 2014 at 6:16 am EST.
A New Way for Walmart to Cash In  Slate Magazine (blog)
Walmart Sends Chills Through Money Transfer Business  ABC News (blog)
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LinkedIn betting big on mobile handsets to drive growth
With over 300 million members, professional networking site LinkedIn is betting big on mobile handsets to drive growth, as 50 per cent of its traffic is expected to come from handheld devices.
LinkedIn clocks 300 million registered users as it chases the next 3 billion  Techie News
LinkedIn hits new milestone � 300 million members  SFGate (blog)
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